Ridgeland High School

Ridgeland High School serves 28 students in grades 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ridgeland High School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Ridgeland High School's student population of 28 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students28 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ridgeland High School
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Ridgeland High School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ridgeland High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ridgeland High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
79%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ridgeland High School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
21%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ridgeland High School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgeland High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.340.62
This chart display the diversity score of Ridgeland High School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≤20%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Ridgeland High School and public school graduation rate of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ridgeland High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDept Of Correction N04 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ridgeland High School is Ridgeland-hardeeville High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hardeeville-ridgeland Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hardeeville Hardeeville-ridgeland Middle School Math: 9% | Reading: 13%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 566 students
    0.0 miles
    150 Hurricane Alley
    Hardeeville, SC 29927
    (843) 310-1898
    0 6-8 566
  • Ridgeland Ridgeland Elementary School Math: 23% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 834 students
    0.0 miles
    250 Jaguar Trail
    Ridgeland, SC 29936
    (843) 489-8845
    0 PK-5 834
  • Ridgeland Ridgeland-hardeeville High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 672 students
    0.1 miles
    250 Jaguar Trail
    Ridgeland, SC 29936
    (843) 489-8844
    0.1 9-12 672
  • Ridgeland Polaris Technical Charter School

    0.4 miles
    1506 Gray's Highway
    Ridgeland, SC 29936
    (803) 734-8322
    0.4 n/a n/a
  • Ridgeland Beaufort-jasper Academy For Career Excellence Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.9 miles
    80 Lowcountry Drive
    Ridgeland, SC 29936
    (843) 987-8107
    0.9 10-12 n/a

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